Strummercamp announce New Model Army as headliner


In their 31st year, with 13 albums to their name, New Model Army still possess an insatiable creative ambition. As one of the Amigo’s favourite bands this promises to be one of the best closing nights Strummercamp Festival has seen.
Other confirmed acts include:
Goldblade,Neck, The Lovely Eggs, V Thirteen, Stand Out Riot, Beat The Red Light, Revenge Of The Psychotronic Man, Hated Til Proven, Acid Drop, Faintest Idea, Only Strangers, Bootscraper, Rising Strike, Run Out The Guns, Ducking Punches – many more acts to be added

Strummercamp Festival 2012 details

Early-bird tickets are going on sale very soon!

Strummercamp takes place from the 1st – 3rd June 2012.

Building on the success of teaming up with Manchester punk label TNSrecords and Leeds underground promoter Hempen Jig last year, Strummercamp in 2012 will also welcome Manchester’s Punx inna Jungle and Slit Promotions to the family. This promises to bring even more quality and diversity to the festival, increasing the number of stages to 5.

The headliners will be announced through the website over the next couple of months. Previous bands at the festival have included; Billy Bragg, The Selecter, Geno Washington, The Blockheads, The King Blues, The Beat, The Skints, Sham 69, Neville Staple, Hugh Cornwell, The Popes, Random Hand, Sonic Boom Six, the Stupids, Goldblade, UK Subs, The Grit, Chief, Pama International and many ,many more…

Strummercamp remains a completely volunteer run independent festival which is continuing to grow.

“What do we have for entertainment?”

  • Not-for-profit festival run completely by volunteers
  • Main stage featuring well know established bands
  • Second stage run by Manchester independent record label TNS, bringing the best of the underground music scene.
  • Manchester promoter Slit running a new outdoor stage
  • An indoor stage run by Manchester’s Punx inna Jungle
  • Acoustic stage run by Leeds promoters ‘the Hempen Jig’ providing some of the best UK acoustic acts
  • Workshops, including kids club
  • Amazing  family  friendly atmosphere
  • Great selection of food, including vegetarian cafĂ©
  • Beer sold at pub prices including a great selection of real ale
  • Annual Strummercamp 5-a-side competition
  •  Free camping and parking with weekend ticket


Early Bird Tickets now on sale from the festival web-site
Adult Weekend including camping £50.
Under 16's   £25
Under 10's  (Accompanied by an adult) Free
Family Ticket 2 Adults + 2 Children  £100

Tickets will be available on the festival website, from TNSrecords, in Rockers England (Manchester) and from